Japanese spacecraft Hayabusa 2 has reached its asteroid target
Now, the spacecraft will map Ryugu's surface before touching down.
Japan launches smallest rocket ever to carry satellite into orbit
When you carry tiny payloads, you only need a tiny rocket.
Newly-discovered lunar cave would be great for a moon base
Japan's latest GPS satellite will guide self-driving cars
The fourth Michibiki machine also gives Japan independence from the US.
Japan’s first private rocket launch is a partial success
Momo’s rocket lifted off but didn’t reach the target of 100 km.
Sony's A7S II camera shot 4K video from outside the ISS
The low-light marvel captured dazzling night images over the US and Japan.
Meet the International Space Station’s adorable camera drone
The 'Int-Ball' will allow astronauts to spend more time working on experiments.
Japan wants to put a man on the moon before China does
JAXA plans to be part of a multinational manned mission and send an astronaut to the moon by 2030.
Japan's space junk collection experiment ends in failure
The Kounotori 6 spacecraft burned up upon atmospheric reentry early Monday.